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The Placebo Effect Works And You Can Catch It From Your Doctor

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The Placebo Effect Works And You Can Catch It From Your Doctor

NPR - Emily Vaughn

If there's one thing you do want to catch from a trip to your doctor, it's her optimism. A new study, published Monday in the journal Nature Human Behavior, finds that patients can pick up on subtle facial cues from doctors that reveal the doctor's belief in how effective a treatment will be. And …

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